James Harden and the Rockets face the Toronto Raptors in Houston tonight in a game that pits this season's offensive powerhouse against one of the league's best defenses. Harden is looking to continue his onslaught - he's averaging over 52 points per game over his last five - against a Toronto team that currently holds … Continue reading Raptors @ Rockets (01:00AM GMT)
Tonight the Indiana Pacers travel to Toronto to face the Raptors, the team with the most wins so far this season. However, this isn't a full strength Raptors team - Kawhi Leonard is out tonight as part of his 'load management' to ensure he is in peak condition come the playoffs and Kyle Lowry is … Continue reading Pacers @ Raptors (00:40AM GMT)
Despite being on the second leg of a back to back, I fancy the Raptors to be come out on top against the Philadelphia 76ers tonight. Toronto will be without Kawhi Leonard as the team avoids playing him on consecutive nights. However, the team ran out comfortable winners last night against the Cavaliers - largely … Continue reading Raptors @ 76ers (00:30AM GMT)
Tonight the Utah Jazz host one of the Eastern Conference's top teams in the Toronto Raptors. They're coming off a blowout victory against the Lakers last night at the Staples Center, but the Raptors have to travel eastwards over timezones and face Utah in what could be a tough back-to-back. After missing last night's fixture, … Continue reading Raptors @ Jazz (02:10 GMT)
Welcome to the first of our series of previews for the upcoming NBA season. First up we have the powerhouses of the Eastern Conference and a few related bets.